Centres

Bala Vihar's Home at Kilpauk cares for children from 1 to 14 years.  On completion of 14 years, these special children are moved to the Adults' Home at Veppampattu, where the following age-appropriate skills are taught:

  • Self-help
  • Communication
  • Interaction
  • Functional academics
  • Domestic chores
  • Leisure time activities
  • Community orientation
  • Vocational and work training

Kilpauk

Area of land

30 grounds fully compounded on all four sides   Location Halls Road, Kilpauk, Chennai - 10     Buildings Separate buildings for:  
  • Training school
  • Dining hall with attached kitchen
  • Vocational Training centre
  • Computer Training centre
  • Living rooms, separately for boys and girls, with fans, beds and attached toilet, bath
  • Prayer Hall
  • Separate Class room for Day Care Early Intervention Centre
  • Office Building
  • Medical Room
  • Separate Rooms for Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy & Speech Therapy
  Open space
  • Stage for conducting events
  • Open play ground for sports and games
  Vehicles

Two vans and an Auto Rickshaw to pick up and drop children for Early Intervention Day Care Centre. 

Veppampattu

Area of land 

13.4 acres, fully compounded on all four sides   Location
  • Veppampattu village in Tiruvallur District, 35 kilometres from Chennai city
  • 5-minute walk from Veppampattu Railway station
  Buildings
  • 5 cottages (3 for women and 2 for men); ground floor + first floor; with bunker   beds, fans, attached toilet, and bath room
  •  Each cottage has a common hall and a verandah
  •  Each cottage also has a separate room for care givers
  •  Centralised kitchen
  •  Dining hall
  •  Vocational training hall
  •  Day Care early intervention centre classroom with therapy equipments
  •  Office building with residential quarters in the first floor
  •  Classroom for special education, Medical room and room for sick patients
  Open space
  • Ample space for games, sports, and recreation
  Other Highlights
  • Agricultural operations are carried on in about 5 acres of land inside the campus
  •  Compost and organic manure produced in the campus for our own agri purposes
  •  A dairy unit, with the milk being used for the residents
  Security Round the clock security services   Vehicles 1 Bolero and 1 Auto Rickshaw